Extra fare refunded after 999 call
Published: 12:29 PM, 9 August 2020
The bus authorities have been forced to refund the extra fare taken on the pretext of Eid from the passengers traveling on the Bogura-Rajshahi highway.
On Sunday, SI Faruk Hossain returned the extra fare taken from the passengers on the Bogura-Rajshahi road from the bus authorities on the instructions of Nandigram Police Station OC Shawkat Kabir. He also advised everyone to be alert and follow the hygiene rules during the journey.
In this regard, OC Shawkat Kabir said, a passenger had complained about the extra fare by calling 999. The normal fare from Bogura to Rajshahi was Tk 150, but the bus authorities took Tk 300. Upon receiving the complaint, the police took action.